• Investing in Nature

    Promoting business practices that contribute to biodiversity conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources by providing dedicated financing
    and technical assistance.

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  • Public-Private
    Partnership

    Leveraging contributions from donors, multilateral organizations and development finance institutions
    with funding from private investors to maximize
    reach and impact.

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  • Financing
    Sustainable Business

    Providing financing mainly through local financial institutions for onlending to final borrowers whose business activities are certified to be in line with conservation and biodiversity goals or making improvements to be in-line with such goals.

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  • Investing in Nature

    Promoting business practices that contribute to biodiversity conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources by providing dedicated financing
    and technical assistance.

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  • Preserving Biodiversity

    Active in Latin America, a continent hosting some
    of the megadiverse regions in the world.

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Highly innovative
No precedents worldwide
Long term financing
Through selected local financial institutions
Maximizing impact
Dedicated Development Facility can provide tailored technical assistance to financial institutions and end borrowers
Responsible finance
Active promotion of responsible finance practices with all its stakeholders

Our Partners

The eco.business Fund was initiated by KfW and Conservation International (CI). The fund management is done through Finance in Motion.

KfW Development Bank is Germany’s leading development bank and an integral part of KfW. It carries out Germany´s Financial Cooperation (FC) with developing countries on behalf of the Federal Government.

With the guiding principle that nature does not need people, but people need nature for food, water, health and livelihoods, CI works with more than 1,000 partners around the world to ensure a healthy, more prosperous planet that supports the well-being of people.

Finance in Motion is an alternative asset manager exclusively focused on development finance and manages investment vehicles to promote sustainable economic, social and environmental development with well over EUR 1.6 billion of assets under management.

News

OeEB, the Development Bank of Austria, invests USD 25 million in eco.business Fund

The investment will support business practices that contribute to biodiversity conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources in Latin America

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Calvert Social Investment Foundation Invests USD 5 million in eco.business Fund to Conserve Natural Resources and Biodiversity in Latin America 

The US institution becomes the fund’s first investor in subordinated notes 

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ASN Bank Invests USD 25 million in eco.business Fund 

The Dutch lender becomes the largest private investor in the fund

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Our Investors